Hanig Name Meaning

German (also Hänig): from a dialect variant of Henning.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hannig, Hang, Henig, Honig, Haning, Hanis, Haig, Habig, Denig, Harig

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Hanig Family Origin

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Hanig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Wagon Maker

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Hanig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Hanig's were Farmers. Farmer and Wagon Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hanig.

Source: Census data for Hanig | Data not to scale

Hanig Historical Records

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Hanig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Hanig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hanig in 1963 was 64, and 96 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanig

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